Mountain Bike Action Magazine
Blevins and Courtney Take on International Invasion in Boston
“Fresh off a pair of US National cross-country titles last week, Specialized riders Chris Blevins (U23 Champion) and Kate Courtney (Elite Women) look to defend their newly earned stars and stripes on home soil at this weekend’s Boston Rebellion UCI HC event,” says Ty Kady of Sho-Air Cycling. “The Boston Rebellion is the fourth and final round of the US Cup XC series, which opened at Fontana back in April.” Kady continues, “The young US riders have been nearly flawless since the series opener and have established a ‘New World Order’ in American mountain biking. Both riders have a […]
Photo of the Day: Idaho Again
Farragut State Park. Photo: JK/Mountain Bike Action
Photo Gallery – Marin Wolf Ridge Pro
Marin introduced the new Wolf Ridge this last Spring at Sea Otter, with a very unique suspension design from partner company Naild. The Wolf Ridge has 160mm of travel designed around 29-inch wheels. While this suspension category leans heavily towards more aggressive trail riding, the suspension platform was designed to pedal efficiently. Stay tuned for a First Ride write up.
5 Questions for Leatt’s Bernard Kerr
Asking pro downhill athlete Bernard Kerr a handful of questions.
Photo of the Day: Mountain Biking in Idaho, Part 2
Three racers enjoy an early morning ride in Farragut State Park near Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. A few minutes before this photo was taken, the riders told us, they rounded a corner of the trail and saw a bald eagle snatching a fish out of the lake. (We wished we had gotten a photo of that.) Photo: JK/Mountain Bike Action